Leve terremoto magnitud 4.8 - North Pacific Ocean, 120 km S of Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico, lunes, 17 ago. 2020 -

Leve terremoto magnitud 4.8 - North Pacific Ocean, 120 km S of Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico, lunes, 17 ago. 2020

Light magnitude 4.8 earthquake at 10 km depth

17 Aug 20:22 UTC: Primero en informar: GFZ después de 8 minutos.
Fecha & hora: 17 Aug 2020 20:15:04 UTC -
Magnitud: 4.8
Profundidad: 10.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 15.27°N / 98.17°W (Océano Pacífico Norte, México)
Nearby towns and cities:
90 km al SSO de El Azufre (Villa de Tututepec de Melchor Ocampo) (pop: 524) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
93 km al SSO de Tuza (Santiago Jamiltepec) (pop: 251) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
99 km al S de Paso de la Garrocha (pop: 198) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
100 km al SSO de El Tlacuache (pop: 132) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
103 km al SO de El Zapotalito (pop: 980) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
106 km al SSO de San José Río Verde (pop: 654) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
112 km al SSO de La Luz (pop: 2,440) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
124 km al SO de Santiago Jocotepec (pop: 1,770) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
126 km al SO de San José Manialtepec (pop: 933) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
474 km al SSE de Ciudad de México (pop: 12,294,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
254 km al SE de La Roqueta Island --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Fuente primaria de datos: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Energía liberada estimada: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
M 4.810 kmOff Coast of Guerrero, MexicoGFZ
M 4.820 kmOff Coast Of Oaxaca, MexicoEMSC
M 4.716 km159 km al SUROESTE de PINOTEPA NACIONAL, OAX (Mexico)SSN
M 4.810 km127 km SSW of Santa María Chico Ometepec, MexicoUSGS

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